ABOUT WAYPAVER FOUNDATION

Jack Studer's portrait

DANIELLE STRACHMAN

General Partner, 1517 Fund

Danielle Strachman is a general partner at the 1517 Fund. In 2010, during the founding of the Thiel Fellowship, she joined to lead the design and operations. She is the visionary behind the Thiel Summit series that has been attended by ~2000 young entrepreneurs and is a premier hub for young talent. Previous to her work with Peter, Danielle founded and directed Innovations Academy in San Diego, a K-8 charter school serving 350 students, with a focus on student- led project based learning and other alternative programs.